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Important Dates in British History - a timeline

Here are events from Western Isles that have shaped Britain and its peoples and affected its history. If you feel we have left something out please don't hesitate to let us know.
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Duke of Clarence Drowned in a Butt of Malmsey Wine - 1478, Pilgrimís Progress Published - 1678, Churchillís Maiden Speech - 1901, Antiques Roadshow 1st Broadcast - 1979, Fox Hunting Banned in the UK - 2005

Famous historic dates from Western Isles

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I dont speak French, I dont speak English, I am from Yorkshire - Geoffrey Boycott
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On this day:
Duke of Clarence Drowned in a Butt of Malmsey Wine - 1478, Pilgrimís Progress Published - 1678, Churchillís Maiden Speech - 1901, Antiques Roadshow 1st Broadcast - 1979, Fox Hunting Banned in the UK - 2005
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